Cauvery row: SC tells Karnataka to release 6,000 cusecs to Tamil Nadu


travel-srirangapatna-cauvery-from-bridge3Karnataka on September 27 has been asked by the Supreme Court to release as much as 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery river water for two days to Tamil Nadu.

The Centre would try to solve the vexing issue between Karnataka and Tamil Nadu by calling a meeting between the two chief ministers and Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi informed the court.

The SC rebuked Karnataka by saying that no state in India can say it will not obey the SC order and pick up a fight with another state.

The SC judges told Karnataka’s counsel Fali Nariman to tell CM Siddaramaiah that the SC orders be better complied with.

The SC has directed Karnataka to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu despite the Karnataka Assembly passing a unanimous resolution on the issue.